Steve Platcow

Steve Platcow

Chief Executive/Founding Partner at RPM Advertising
Chicago, United States

Positions

Chief Executive/Founding Partner
Chicago, United States
Steve is always in search of the big idea. Because they move us forward, make us fly, and take us places we’ve never been before. To Steve, big ideas start companies like RPM.
From his time at FCB/Los Angeles and Nahser Advertising, Steve’s forward strategic thinking was instrumental on clients like General Motors, Farmers Insurance, Bang & Oulfsen, Schwinn Bicycles and more. That wide ranging experience and reputation for big thinking continues to serve Steve well as he leads one of the most successful private agencies in the Midwest.
After championing some of RPM’s biggest campaigns including Horseshoe Casino, Harrah’s Entertainment and Caesar’s, Steve’s vision was a guiding force in the critically-acclaimed documentary, Not Yet Begun to Fight.
Currently, he serves as a board member on the Chicago Public Library Foundation and the Illinois Chapter of the March of Dimes. Steve received a B.S. in Organizational Communications at Arizona State and has earned a Commercial Pilot’s License 
 

Similar Talent

Neil Simpson
Founding Partner - Chief Executive Officer
The Corner, London
Charles Rosen
Chief Executive Officer and Founding Partner
Silver + Partners
Neil Hourston
Founding Partner - Chief Strategy Officer
The Corner
Tom Ewart
Founding Partner - Chief Creative Officer
The Corner
Doug Cameron
Chief Strategy Officer and Founding Partner
Silver + Partners
Ben Priest
Executive Creative Director & Founding Partner
adam&eveDDB
Peter Ravailhe Ravailhe
Chief Executive Officer & Partner
Mother NY
Chuck Donofrio
Chief Executive Officer, Partner
Carton Donofrio Partners

Create a free Talent profile and become a member of AdForum

Get Started